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Manufacturing company executive

Charles Douglas Cronenworth, American manufacturing executive. Registered professional engineer, Michigan. Recipient Silver medal Michigan Technology University, 1976.

Background

Cronenworth, Charles Douglas was born on August 7, 1921 in Mohawk, Michigan, United States. Son of Jacob and Margaret (Therien) Cronenworth.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Michigan Technology University, 1944.

Career

Design engineer, Chrysler Corporation, Detroit, 1946-1947;project engineer, General Foods, St. Clair, Michigan, 1947-1950;plant manager, Diamond Crystal Salt Company, St. Clair, Michigan, 1950-1968;general manager production, Diamond Crystal Salt Company, St. Clair, Michigan, 1968-1975;president, chief Executive officer, Diamond Crystal Salt Company, St. Clair, Michigan, 1975-1985;vice chairman, Diamond Crystal Salt Company, St. Clair, Michigan, 1985-1986;founder, president, Mohawk Plastics, Marine City, Michigan, since 1987. Board directors Commercial & Savings Bank, St. Clair, Maritek Corporation, Corpus Christi, Texas, Worldwide Protein Bahamas, Nassau, Diamond Crystal Salt, St. Clair, Seaway Finance Corporation, St. Clair. Chairman, Board Of Directors Charles Corporation, Marine City, Michigan.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

Membership

Member chairman Michigan Mineral Well Advisory, Lansing, Michigan, 1970-1978. Mayor City of St. Clair, 1962-1963, councilman, 1955-1958. Member Michigan Society Professional Engineers (alternate director 1958-1962), National Society Professional Engineers, National Association Manufacturers (director 1980-1986) Lodges: Rotary International (St. Clair president 1979-1980, St. Clair director 1976-1982).

Connections

Married Lorraine Evelyn DeBruyne, May 18, 1946. Children: Carol, Linda, Mary, Charles.

father:
Jacob Cronenworth

mother:
Margaret (Therien) Cronenworth

spouse:
Lorraine Evelyn DeBruyne

child:
Carol Cronenworth

child:
Linda Cronenworth

child:
Mary Cronenworth

child:
Charles Cronenworth